[Maibara] Half-Day Bike Tour: Japan's Backroads Exploring Rural Lifeの紹介画像
[Maibara] Half-Day Bike Tour: Japan's Backroads Exploring Rural Lifeの紹介画像
[Maibara] Half-Day Bike Tour: Japan's Backroads Exploring Rural Lifeの紹介画像
[Maibara] Half-Day Bike Tour: Japan's Backroads Exploring Rural Lifeの紹介画像
[Maibara] Half-Day Bike Tour: Japan's Backroads Exploring Rural Lifeの紹介画像
[Maibara] Half-Day Bike Tour: Japan's Backroads Exploring Rural Lifeの紹介画像
[Maibara] Half-Day Bike Tour: Japan's Backroads Exploring Rural Lifeの紹介画像
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Plan ID
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34661

[Maibara] Half-Day Bike Tour: Japan's Backroads Exploring Rural Life

Etc. included in the price
  • Beginners welcome - First try
  • Empty-hands OK
  • Possible number of bookings
    2~4
  • Participating age
    12Age ~ 100 Age
  • Duration
    3~4 hours
Plan description

Just a 20 minute shinkansen ride from Kyoto, we offer an easy way to explore small town rural life in Japan on this leisurely beginner-friendly ride, with a local resident guide, fluent in English, to help you enjoy our area's unique geographical and historical points of interest. The 13km course features a broad range of sights such as rice and agriculture fields, historic trade routes, local villages combining old and new ways of life, a temple and shrine, a brief hike, and the shores of Lake Biwa.

PERFECT KYOTO DAY TRIPS!

Our convenient location and short tour time make it easy to explore more before or after your tour too, such as visiting Hikone Castle, or Lake Biwa!

STRICTLY PRIVATE TOURS!

Private group tour which provides a peaceful ride exploring the diversity of local agriculture, nature, history, and culture with a local resident guide, fluent in English.

RIDE WITH COMFORT AND STYLE!

Enjoy a smooth ride with our own fleet of GT mountain bikes.

About fees

Basic fee

※The list price includes tax.
※The above price is a basic fee.
※Fees may vary depending on schedule, please check the fee displayed after selecting the date.

Payment methods
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Reservation cancellation fee generation date 催行日の4日前からキャンセル料金が発生いたします。
About cancellation Please note that the following cancellation fee will be charged in case of cancellation due to customer's convenience. 4 days ago: 30% 3 days to 2 days ago: 50% The day before: 100% On the day: 100% Cancellation without permission: 100%
About event termination Cycling tours will be held in light rain conditions (please bring or rent poncho), but will be canceled for severe weather. In such case, we will cancel and notify you on the evening before your tour. At your request, we can replace with our other walking tours without any extra charge.

Detailed information of this plan

Required minimum number of participants 2 Person(s)
Possible number of bookings 2~4
About duration
3~4 hours
3 hours 15 minutes (3 hours experience)
Operating period 〜2020/12/15
Held from March 1st to Dec. 15th
Assembly time Please arrive 10 minutes prior to your reservation time.
Booking deadline until 18:59 7 days before

Changing room Toilet
Shower Parking
Locker

Dress code - Must bring items Please wear appropriate clothes and shoes for bicycle ride. There will also be a short hike.

Matters require attention Please inform us of attendees' height (s) at time of reservation for bicycle assignment.
Other notifications We can also arrange for electric bicycle at additional fee of ¥ 1000.
You are also welcome to bring your own bike (but tour cost will not change)

Plan attractions

   
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Leisurely beginner-friendly route.

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A fun & unique way to easily explore small town rural life in Japan.

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See local satoyama nature and wildlife such as birds, and occasionally even monkeys.

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Just 20 min. from Kyoto by bullet train! Convenient location and scheduling allow time to explore more on your own afterward, such as Hikone Castle or Lake Biwa!

Time schedule

   

①Meet at JR Maibara Station (5 minutes) ②You will be assigned a bicycle and helmet. Then you'll also receive a summary of the itineary and other safety precautions. (10 minutes) ③Leisurely-paced cycling tour of Maibara area villages with occasional stops at local points of interest (1st half) (80 minutes) ④Leisurely-paced cycling tour of Maibara area villages with occasional stops at local points of interest (2nd half) (80 minutes) ⑤Return the bicycle. (10 minutes)

Access - Map

Maibara, Maibara City, Shiga 521-0016
Assembly point

JR Maibara Station

Meet outside of the ticket gate in JR Maibara Station

If you arrive by car

About 15 minutes from Maibara JCT / Hikone IC

If you arrive by train

0 min from JR Maibara Station

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Selling points regarding safety

Regular cycling safety training and participation in lifesaving training are Required.

Insurance information JI Accident & Fire Insurance Co., Ltd. Injury risk compensation special contract set Ordinary accident insurance (comprehensive contract) Death / residual disability 5 million yen Daily hospitalization insurance 5,000 yen Surgical insurance Daily hospitalization insurance for surgery received during hospitalization 10 times, in the case of other operations, 5 times the daily amount of hospitalization insurance, 3,000 yen day of outpatient insurance
License and Qualifications more 1 Year experience as an interpreter guide
Member organizations and associations Japan Ecotourism Association, Biwako Visitors Bureau, Maibara Tourism Association, Nagahama Tourism Association
Number of staff 3
people

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